Gender and Sexuality Studies

GSST 300 Queer Theory

An introduction to queer theory as an interdisciplinary field of academic study. This course introduces students to key authors, texts, and debates in queer theory. This course is recommended for all GSS students prior to GSS 400, but is open to students in all academic disciplines.

GSST 400 Feminist Theory

An interdisciplinary seminar in contemporary feminist and queer thought for advanced students. Students will examine the contributions of feminist scholars in fields including political theory, literary criticism, psychology, anthropology, sociology, and philosophy. Junior or senior standing recommended. Prerequisite: GSST 200 or the permission of the instructor.

GSST 460 Internship

A directed internship in which students integrate their academic study of gender or sexuality issues with practical experience in offcampus
organizations, agencies, or businesses. To be eligible, students must have a G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher.